The shelter of Samari or Toumbotos Prinos is located at an altitude of 1600m on the western outskirts of Psiloritis Mt. The shelter can be accessed by hiking 4 hours from Fourfouras village (part of the European E4 foot trail) or driving in a 12km long dirt road starting from the village Kouroutes.
From here one can continue climbing to the highest peak of Psiloritis, Holy Cross (3 hours). The shelter was built in 1984 and can accommodate 30 people. It is available upon request to its operator, i.e. the Mountaineering Club of Rethymno (eosrethymnou.gr).